Shock Wave

Category: Outdoor Scenes


Photo and caption by Sandy Toppen

I attended the 2010 Miramar Air Show last October. When I turned on my camera to take pictures, I realized my battery was very, very low! That meant I was forced to take a picture, then turn my camera off, trying to conserve whatever battery I had left. Consequently, I was fortunate to capture this F-16 Fighting Falcon, as moisture condensed behind the jet's shock wave.

Location: Marine Corps AIr Station Miramar, San Diego, CA, USA


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